The Arab Spring Lessons by Hisham Abdelhamid Nour Hasab
Approx. 6,950 words.
Published on November 11, 2012.
The Arab Spring (Arabic: ar-Rabī' al-Arabī) is a revolutionary wave of demonstrations and protests occurring in the Arab world that began on Saturday, 18 December 2010. To date revolutions have occurred in Tunisia and Egypt; a civil war in Libya, resulting in the fall of its government; civil uprisings in Bahrain, Syria, and Yemen; major protests in Algeria, Iraq, Jordan, Morocco, and Oman.